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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Lafite Rothschild

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pauillac

Grape Blend:

Cab. Sauvignon | Merlot | Cab. Franc | Petit Verdot

Château Lafite Rothschild, 1er Cru Classé, Pauillac, 2003

6x75cl £4,500.00

2 cases

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12x75cl £8,900.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

Closed on the nose, powerful yet restrained; cool and classy, with hints of pencil lead and cedar. Firm structured tannins, fine; plenty of fruit and hints of lush morello cherries and classic cassis, a touch of spice and a very long, fine and complex finish. Balance, finesse and sheer class are the keywords here. This is one of our candidates for wine of the vintage. Harvested from 8th-24th September; a blend of 86% Cabernet Sauvignon/ 9% Merlot/ 2% Petit Verdot/ 3% Cabernet Franc.

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